Traditional Music in Killarney

Traditional Music in Killarney

Traditional Music in Killarney


Traditional Music in Killarney is regularly available and especially in the Months from February to November when there is more demand for it. You can always find somewhere playing Traditional Music, its best to asl locally because most of the bands move from Pub to pub on different nights. There are also Traditional Music shows which offer Food and dining while you enjoy the music.

Below is Derry and Rosie Healy who play in the Lake Hotel’s Devil’s Punchbowl bar every friday evening at 9.30 pm, Derry and Rosie play a local type traditional Music style of their own and have proven to be very popular with the locals and visitors alike.

Derry & Rosie play in the Devil’s Punchbowl Bar in the Lake Hotel. Derry wrote the song on his favourite Kerryman “Tom Crean”

Some Great spots for Traditional Music in Killarney

Killarney play host to several Traditional Irish Pubs. Opening Hours Monday-Thursday is from 10.30am to 11.00pm, Fridays & Saturdays until 12.30 am and on Sundays from 12.30 am to 11.00pm. Closing times on eve of a public holiday is 12.30am. Children are not allowed into pubs after 9pm (10pm during June, July, & August). No smoking allowed in restaurants/pubs or other enclosed public or work place.

The Danny Mann Bar

Have traditional Irish music on Sat and Sun Nights from the months of June to Sept.

The Grand Hotel

Located on Main Street. It is a late bar and have traditional Irish Nights weekdays and weekends during the Bust Season.

The Failte

Is one of the liveliest bars in Killarney. They have live music every Friday and Saturday night.
Lake Hotel

Located on Muckross Road. The Lake Hotel has live Music, Tues, Fridays, and Saturdays.

Courtney’s Bar

Located on Main Street. Courtney is a favourite amongst locals and tourist as it cater for everyone. It has live music during the weekends and weekdays during the busy months.

Murphy’s Bar

Located on College Street. Weekdays and Weekends live music is played from 9.30pm onwards.

Mustang Sally’s

Late Night Club located on Main Street opened Sun, Mon & Thurs and weekends.

O Connors High Street

This is one of Killarney’s Main Traditional Irish Bar and music is held here during the busy months of the year on weekdays and weekends.

Scott’s Hotel

Located on College Street. It is a lively bar.

INEC Centre
The INEC Centre in Killarney is located on Muckross Road. It is Ireland’

s ‘Premier Convention & Meeting Centre”.  They are host to many famous artists and have weekly entertainment available for people. Is the official website that will show you upcoming shows, times and cost of tickets.
Contact Number: 0646671555.

Kate Kearney’s Cottage
Kate Kearney’s Cottage is located just at the entrance of the Gap of Dunloe. Kate Kearney’s Cottage has Traditional Irish Night which consists of Traditional Music, Dinner, and Irish Dancers.
Booking is required. Contact number:

The Liam O Connor Show
The Avenue- the Avenue Play host to The Liam O Connor Show. The Liam O Connor Show runs from the start of May until the end of September. The show commences at around 8.30pm, seating at 8.00pm. Ticket price for Adult is €45.00, Child €44.00 & senior €49.00.
Contact number Avenue Hotel 0646632522.